Forensic Psychologists / Head of Psychological Services

Job Title: Forensic Psychologists / Head of Psychological Services
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: England
Salary: See job description
Job Published: August 16, 2017 11:24

Job Description

Are you a looking for a new and exciting career within Forensic Psychology?

Serco’s Justice and Immigration Business Unit works closely with the UK Government in providing essential services to six adult prisons. Our psychological services within these prisons are continuously growing and developing, meaning we have a number of vacancies that we are currently recruiting. These inculde;

  • Head of Psychological Services
  • Senior Forensic Psychologists
  • Registered Forensic Psychologists

The current job opportunities are at HMP Dovegate including our Therapeutic Community and main prison (Staffordshire), HMP Lowdham Grange (Nottinghamshire) and HMP Ashfield (south Gloucestershire).

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package for employees and actively encourage professional development for all.

The Psychology departments cover a large range of interventions and assessments across many different client groups. We are actively involved in research across the prisons, training staff and consultancy where psychology work can assist in decision making throughout the Serco custodial estate; for example self-harm and suicidal ideation, violence reduction, personality disorder and behavioural management.

For more information about these vacancies please visit our website and search for vacancies within Counselling and Psychology or please feel free to contact;

HMP Dovegate -

HMP Lowdham Grange -

HMP Ashfield -

We are holding an Open Day on Saturday 9th September at HMP Dovegate where you can come and join us in our Psychological Services department and find out more about the work we do and the opportunities available. Please register your interest with